Aisling Bea, who started her career as a stand-up comedian, received limelight when she starred in 2012's Cardinal Bums and Dead Boss. The talented actress is the recipient of British Comedy Awards in 2014. Not only through her career, but she has also maintained a constant buzz due to her relationship with Welsh actor Michael Sheen. The pair is reportedly dating for months after Michael's split with producer and comedian Sarah Silverman.
How Much Is Aisling’s Net Worth?
Aisling Bea is confidential to reveal her net worth in the media. But her earnings are extracted from her career as an actor and stand-up comedian. Aisling always knew that she would never be interested in the racing industry that chose to opt in a career in performing.
The actress then became a part of a comedy sketch group called HBAM who completed her two-year acting course from London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA) in 2008. She made her onscreen debut in 2009 in the role of Cliodhna Norris in an Irish family drama, ‘Fair City.’
In 2012, she became the first woman in twenty years to win Gilded Balloon So You Think You're Funny? Stand-Up competition. Her partner, Michael enjoys a net worth of $9 Million from his acting career of more than two decades.
Open About Lesbian And Gay Characters
Aisling Bea is one of the many actors who doesn't mind portraying any character onscreen and believe that their onscreen character of gay or lesbian doesn't define them in real life. She gave a mind blogging performance in 2012's BBC miniseries The Town. She portrayed a lesbian the character and even shared a passionate kiss with co-actor Kelly Adams.
Not just in the movies, Aisling is very vocal about her opinion in real life too. She has been supportive towards the people of the LGBTQ community that reflects one of her tweets back in 2014 which indicates that she supports gay marriage.
Aisling’s Fondness With Michael!
Aisling Bea is often in the news about dating a 49-year-old actor, Michael Sheen. The actress is yet to get married, but her relationship is always the headlines of every media tabloids. The couple reportedly met through a mutual friend. According to the Daily Mail, they are dating for four months but have been kept their dating details under the wraps.
Aisling along with her partner Michael was pictured together at the Olivier Awards held on April 8, 2018, that makes their affair even more evident. Although they arrived separately in the events, they stayed close to each other at the Natural History Museum.
The pair previously met at UK Social Enterprise Awards in 2017. However, Michael was dating Sarah Silverman and announced split in late 2017.
Aisling Bea with Micheal Seen at the UK Social Enterprise Awards in 2017 (Photo: thesun.co.uk)
Aisling is known to be the grand-daughter of novelist and poet Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin. She was born to father, Brian O’Sullivan, and mother, Helen O’Sullivan. Her father Brian was an equine veterinarian who committed suicide when Aisling was just three years old.
Her mother Helen O’Sullivan, the retired flat race jockey and raised both Aisling and her sister Sinéad O'Sullivan. Being a single parent and raising both the children makes Helen a self-sufficient lady. While Aisling is into comedy sketches and writing, Sinead works as a costume designer.
As Aisling Bea’s wiki suggests, the comedian was born on 16 March 1884, in County Kildare. The actress completed her early schooling at Catholic Convent School and later went to attend Trinity College Dublin to study French and Philosophy. Aisling is 1.7m (5' 5'') in height and belongs to Irish ethnicity.